I Am a Grieving Widow of a Cancer Patient

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    How Do I Cope With The Heartbreak And Pain

    My wife was diagnosed with Stage 4 non-small cell lung cancer on our 38th anniversary. She had 8 of 10 radiation treatments when she got deathly sick with a kidney infection that put her in the hospital for 10 days, 5 in ICU. During our last CTI to inspect the swollen kidney we...
    TongieLG TongieLG
    56-60
    4 Responses Sep 2, 2010

    Grieving Widow

    I too, am a grieving widow of a prostate cancer patient.  About 6 weeks now.  It is very hard. 
    jmhikerbob796 jmhikerbob796
    66-70
    5 Responses Aug 31, 2010

    I also lost my husband to cancer

    and am having a really hard time ... We were together for 23 years .and best friends...we traveled the world and never apart. I feel like half of me is gone ...I feel more alone on a crowd than when I'm alone....my children and grandchildren are grown and I wonder why I'm even...
    WorldofWidowHood WorldofWidowHood
    66-70, F
    2 Responses Jul 12, 2014

    My name is Sandy and live in Fla my husband Jim

    died 9 months ago ....The journey we took was like nothing I could've even imagined I've never seen such suffering just in the hope of staying with me for a little while Longer ... Jim was diagnosed in feb and died in oct with only maybe a few days of peace... He died while...
    WorldofWidowHood WorldofWidowHood
    66-70, F
    1 Response Jul 12, 2014
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